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Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma with Anaplastic Features: Retrospective Case Series.

World Neurosurg 2016 Nov 28;95:368-374. Epub 2016 Jul 28.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Division of Neuropathology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA.

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November 2016

Safety and outcomes of preoperative embolization of intracranial hemangioblastomas: A systematic review.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2016 Nov 19;150:143-151. Epub 2016 Sep 19.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA. Electronic address:

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November 2016

Immunomonitoring in glioma immunotherapy: current status and future perspectives.

J Neurooncol 2016 Mar 5;127(1):1-13. Epub 2015 Dec 5.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N. Saint Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA.

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March 2016

Role of preoperative embolization for intradural spinal hemangioblastomas.

J Clin Neurosci 2016 Feb 12;24:83-7. Epub 2015 Nov 12.

Department of Neurosurgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611-2911, USA. Electronic address:

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February 2016

Proportional upregulation of CD97 isoforms in glioblastoma and glioblastoma-derived brain tumor initiating cells.

PLoS One 2015 25;10(2):e0111532. Epub 2015 Feb 25.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

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January 2016

Predictors of recurrence in the management of chordoid meningioma.

J Neurooncol 2016 Jan 26;126(1):107-16. Epub 2015 Sep 26.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St Clair St, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611-2911, USA.

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January 2016

The limited capacity of malignant glioma-derived exosomes to suppress peripheral immune effectors.

J Neuroimmunol 2016 Jan 28;290:103-8. Epub 2015 Nov 28.

Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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January 2016

The kynurenine to tryptophan ratio as a prognostic tool for glioblastoma patients enrolling in immunotherapy.

J Clin Neurosci 2015 Dec 14;22(12):1964-8. Epub 2015 Aug 14.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Tarry Bldg 2-703, 300 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2015

Prognostic factors for recurrence and complications in the surgical management of primary chordoid gliomas: A systematic review of literature.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2015 Nov 19;138:129-36. Epub 2015 Aug 19.

Department of Neurological Surgery Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA. Electronic address:

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November 2015

Erratum to: Predictors of recurrence in the management of chordoid meningioma.

J Neurooncol 2015 Oct 22. Epub 2015 Oct 22.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St Clair St, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611-2911, USA.

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October 2015

Pigmented villonodular synovitis of the temporomandibular joint with intracranial extension: A case series and systematic review.

Head Neck 2015 Aug 11;37(8):1213-24. Epub 2014 Jul 11.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.

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August 2015

Heat shock protein vaccines against glioblastoma: from bench to bedside.

J Neurooncol 2015 Jul 21;123(3):441-8. Epub 2015 Jun 21.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 20-250, Chicago, IL, 60611-2911, USA.

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July 2015

Protein kinase A-dependent phosphorylation of Dock180 at serine residue 1250 is important for glioma growth and invasion stimulated by platelet derived-growth factor receptor α.

Neuro Oncol 2015 Jun 2;17(6):832-42. Epub 2014 Dec 2.

State Key Laboratory of Oncogenes and Related Genes, Renji-Med X Clinical Stem Cell Research Center, Ren Ji Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China (H.F., W.Z., Y.H., L.Z., Z.L., W.-Q.G., S.-Y.C.); Department of Neurology, Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute, Center for Genetic Medicine, The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois (H.F., J.J.R., B.H., S.-Y.C.); Key Laboratory of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Ministry of Health, Pediatric Translational Medicine Institute, Shanghai Children's Medical Center, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China (Y.L.); Department of Neurological Surgery (Y.Y., B.X.); Department of Radiotherapy, Ren Ji Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China (Y.H.); Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota (J.N.S.); Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute, The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois (C.D.J., A.T.P.).

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June 2015

Survival impact of time to initiation of chemoradiotherapy after resection of newly diagnosed glioblastoma.

J Neurosurg 2015 May 13;122(5):1144-50. Epub 2015 Mar 13.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California; and.

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May 2015

PI3K pathway inhibitors: potential prospects as adjuncts to vaccine immunotherapy for glioblastoma.

Immunotherapy 2014 ;6(6):737-53

Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611-2911, USA.

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April 2015

Impact of resident involvement in neurosurgery: an analysis of 8748 patients from the 2011 American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database.

J Neurosurg 2015 Apr 23;122(4):962-70. Epub 2015 Jan 23.

Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago; and 

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April 2015

Quality improvement in neurosurgery.

Neurosurg Clin N Am 2015 Apr 7;26(2):xiii-xiv. Epub 2015 Feb 7.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA. Electronic address:

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April 2015

Tumor-to-tumor metastasis: breast carcinoma to meningioma.

J Clin Neurosci 2015 Feb 21;22(2):268-74. Epub 2014 Aug 21.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611-2911, USA. Electronic address:

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February 2015

Factors predicting recurrence after resection of clival chordoma using variable surgical approaches and radiation modalities.

Neurosurgery 2015 Feb;76(2):179-85; discussion 185-6

‡Center for Minimally Invasive Skull Base Surgery (MISB), University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California; §Department of Neurosurgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Skull Base Surgery (MISB), University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California; ¶Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California; ‖Department of Neurosurgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; #Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Laboratory, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California; **Department of Otolaryngology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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February 2015

Management of central nervous system teratoma.

J Clin Neurosci 2015 Jan 21;22(1):98-104. Epub 2014 Aug 21.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0112, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA; Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA.

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January 2015

Epidermal growth factor-like module containing mucin-like hormone receptor 2 expression in gliomas.

J Neurooncol 2015 Jan 9;121(1):53-61. Epub 2014 Sep 9.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA,

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January 2015

Vaccine therapies in malignant glioma.

Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 2015 Jan;15(1):508

Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611-2911, USA.

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January 2015

Risk factors for postoperative cerebrospinal fluid leak and meningitis after expanded endoscopic endonasal surgery.

J Clin Neurosci 2015 Jan 22;22(1):48-54. Epub 2014 Nov 22.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M7, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA; Center for Minimally Invasive Skull Base Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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January 2015

Prognosis by tumor location in adults with intracranial ependymomas.

J Clin Neurosci 2014 Dec 15;21(12):2096-101. Epub 2014 Jul 15.

Methodist Brain and Spine Institute, 1411 N. Beckley Avenue, Pav. III, Ste. 152, Dallas, TX 75203, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Survival outcomes of giant cell glioblastoma: institutional experience in the management of 20 patients.

J Clin Neurosci 2014 Dec 16;21(12):2129-34. Epub 2014 Jul 16.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N. St. Clair St, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611-2911, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Management of planum/olfactory meningiomas: predicting symptoms and postoperative complications.

World Neurosurg 2014 Dec 7;82(6):1216-23. Epub 2014 Aug 7.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2014

NT113, a pan-ERBB inhibitor with high brain penetrance, inhibits the growth of glioblastoma xenografts with EGFR amplification.

Mol Cancer Ther 2014 Dec 13;13(12):2919-29. Epub 2014 Oct 13.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois. Northwestern Medicine Developmental Therapeutics Institute, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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December 2014

Stable luciferase expression does not alter immunologic or in vivo growth properties of GL261 murine glioma cells.

J Transl Med 2014 Dec 3;12:345. Epub 2014 Dec 3.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St. Clair St., Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611-2922, USA.

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December 2014

Effects of adjuvant chemotherapy and radiation on overall survival in children with choroid plexus carcinoma.

J Neurooncol 2014 Nov 9;120(2):353-60. Epub 2014 Aug 9.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA, 94117, USA.

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November 2014

Anticonvulsant prophylaxis for brain tumor surgery: determining the current best available evidence.

J Neurosurg 2014 Nov 29;121(5):1139-47. Epub 2014 Aug 29.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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November 2014

Towards a hypermodern theory of meningioma surgery.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2014 Nov 13;126:69-75. Epub 2014 Jun 13.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA. Electronic address:

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November 2014

Medical errors in neurosurgery.

Surg Neurol Int 2014 13;5(Suppl 10):S435-40. Epub 2014 Oct 13.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA.

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November 2014

Facial neuroma masquerading as acoustic neuroma.

J Clin Neurosci 2014 Oct 26;21(10):1817-8. Epub 2014 Apr 26.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611-2911, USA. Electronic address:

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October 2014

Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytomas: institutional experience of 18 patients.

J Clin Neurosci 2014 Oct 17;21(10):1767-72. Epub 2014 Jun 17.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA; Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N. St. Clair St, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611-2911, USA. Electronic address:

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October 2014

What clinical factors predict the incidence of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in neurosurgical patients?

J Neurosurg 2014 Oct 1;121(4):908-18. Epub 2014 Aug 1.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California ; and.

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October 2014

Modern treatment of 84 newly diagnosed craniopharyngiomas.

J Clin Neurosci 2014 Sep 6;21(9):1558-66. Epub 2014 Jun 6.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA; Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA.

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September 2014

Vaccine therapies for patients with glioblastoma.

J Neurooncol 2014 Sep 28;119(3):531-46. Epub 2014 Aug 28.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611-2911, USA.

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September 2014

Complement anaphylatoxins as immune regulators in cancer.

Cancer Med 2014 Aug 8;3(4):747-58. Epub 2014 Apr 8.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.

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August 2014

Principles of surgery for malignant astrocytomas.

Semin Oncol 2014 Aug 30;41(4):523-531. Epub 2014 Jun 30.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL. Electronic address:

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August 2014

Fractionated radiation therapy for vestibular schwannoma.

J Clin Neurosci 2014 Jul 8;21(7):1083-8. Epub 2013 Dec 8.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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July 2014

Systematic review of protein biomarkers of invasive behavior in glioblastoma.

Mol Neurobiol 2014 Jun 24;49(3):1212-44. Epub 2013 Nov 24.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL, 60611-2911, USA.

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June 2014

Adjuvant radiotherapy for atypical and malignant meningiomas: a systematic review.

Neuro Oncol 2014 May 2;16(5):628-36. Epub 2014 Apr 2.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois (G.K., E.T.S., O.B., A.T.P.); Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, California (M.M.); Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California (A.L., M.Z.S., C.D.J.); Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, California (I.J.B.).

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May 2014

Heat shock protein peptide complex-96 (HSPPC-96) vaccination for recurrent glioblastoma: a phase II, single arm trial.

Neuro Oncol 2014 May 10;16(5):758-9. Epub 2014 Apr 10.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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May 2014

Intrameningioma metastasis of breast carcinoma.

Rare Tumors 2014 May 3;6(2):5313. Epub 2014 Jun 3.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University , Chicago, IL, USA.

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May 2014

Current management of choroid plexus carcinomas.

Neurosurg Rev 2014 Apr 26;37(2):179-92; discussion 192. Epub 2013 Sep 26.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA, 94117, USA.

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April 2014

Use of thrombin-based hemostatic matrix during meningioma resection: a potential risk factor for perioperative thromboembolic events.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2014 Apr 27;119:116-20. Epub 2014 Jan 27.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, USA. Electronic address:

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April 2014

Immunocompetent murine models for the study of glioblastoma immunotherapy.

J Transl Med 2014 Apr 29;12:107. Epub 2014 Apr 29.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N, St, Clair St,, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611-2922, USA.

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April 2014

Frequency and predictors of complications in neurological surgery: national trends from 2006 to 2011.

J Neurosurg 2014 Mar 22;120(3):736-45. Epub 2013 Nov 22.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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March 2014

Surgical risk factors for post-operative pneumonia following meningioma resection.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2014 Mar 6;118:76-9. Epub 2014 Jan 6.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2014

The role of epidermal growth factor-like module containing mucin-like hormone receptor 2 in human cancers.

Oncol Rev 2014 Mar 1;8(1):242. Epub 2014 Apr 1.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine , Chicago, IL, USA.

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March 2014

The current trend of administering a patient-generated index in the oncological setting: a systematic review.

Oncol Rev 2014 Mar 30;8(1):245. Epub 2014 Jun 30.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University , Chicago, IL, USA.

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March 2014

Intraventricular neurocytomas: a systematic review of stereotactic radiosurgery and fractionated conventional radiotherapy for residual or recurrent tumors.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2014 Feb 7;117:55-64. Epub 2013 Dec 7.

Department of Neurosurgery, Northwestern University, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago 60611, USA. Electronic address:

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February 2014

Gross total resection improves overall survival in children with choroid plexus carcinoma.

J Neurooncol 2014 Jan 29;116(1):179-85. Epub 2013 Oct 29.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA, 94117, USA.

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January 2014

Heat-shock protein peptide complex-96 vaccination for recurrent glioblastoma: a phase II, single-arm trial.

Neuro Oncol 2014 Jan 12;16(2):274-9. Epub 2013 Dec 12.

Corresponding Author: Andrew T. Parsa, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N. St. Clair Street, Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60611.

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January 2014

Mannose-binding lectin 2 gene and risk of adult glioma.

PLoS One 2013 18;8(4):e61117. Epub 2013 Apr 18.

Department of Epidemiology, Brown Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

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December 2013

Histologic grade and extent of resection are associated with survival in pediatric spinal cord ependymomas.

Childs Nerv Syst 2013 Nov 16;29(11):2057-64. Epub 2013 May 16.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA, 94117, USA.

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November 2013

Na⁺/K⁺-ATPase β2-subunit (AMOG) expression abrogates invasion of glioblastoma-derived brain tumor-initiating cells.

Neuro Oncol 2013 Nov 25;15(11):1518-31. Epub 2013 Jul 25.

Corresponding Author: Andrew T. Parsa, MD, PhD, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94117.

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November 2013

CD97 is a multifunctional leukocyte receptor with distinct roles in human cancers (Review).

Int J Oncol 2013 Nov 22;43(5):1343-50. Epub 2013 Aug 22.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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November 2013

Spinal ependymomas: benefits of extent of resection for different histological grades.

J Clin Neurosci 2013 Oct 12;20(10):1390-7. Epub 2013 Jun 12.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Fransisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA.

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October 2013

Tuberculoma of the central nervous system.

J Clin Neurosci 2013 Oct 12;20(10):1333-41. Epub 2013 Jun 12.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave., Room 779M, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA.

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October 2013

Tumor control after surgery for spinal myxopapillary ependymomas: distinct outcomes in adults versus children: a systematic review.

J Neurosurg Spine 2013 Oct 23;19(4):471-6. Epub 2013 Aug 23.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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October 2013

Disseminated progression of glioblastoma after treatment with bevacizumab.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2013 Sep 21;115(9):1795-801. Epub 2013 May 21.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA.

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September 2013

Falcine and parasagittal chondrosarcomas.

J Clin Neurosci 2013 Sep 10;20(9):1232-6. Epub 2013 Jun 10.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave., Room 779M, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA.

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September 2013

Pathology of spinal ependymomas: an institutional experience over 25 years in 134 patients.

Neurosurgery 2013 Aug;73(2):247-55; discussion 255

*Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California; ‡Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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August 2013

Modern surgical outcomes following surgery for sphenoid wing meningiomas.

J Neurosurg 2013 Jul 22;119(1):86-93. Epub 2013 Feb 22.

Brain Tumor Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA.

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July 2013

G-protein coupled receptor kinase (GRK)-5 regulates proliferation of glioblastoma-derived stem cells.

J Clin Neurosci 2013 Jul 18;20(7):1014-8. Epub 2013 May 18.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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July 2013

Erosive cholesterol granuloma.

Otol Neurotol 2013 Jun;34(4):e26-7

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94115, USA.

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June 2013

Skull thickening, paranasal sinus expansion, and sella turcica shrinkage from chronic intracranial hypotension.

J Neurosurg Pediatr 2013 Jun 29;11(6):667-72. Epub 2013 Mar 29.

Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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June 2013

A systematic review of treatment outcomes in pediatric patients with intracranial ependymomas.

J Neurosurg Pediatr 2013 Jun 29;11(6):673-81. Epub 2013 Mar 29.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California-San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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June 2013

Gliomas promote immunosuppression through induction of B7-H1 expression in tumor-associated macrophages.

Clin Cancer Res 2013 Jun 23;19(12):3165-75. Epub 2013 Apr 23.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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June 2013

The relative patient benefit of gross total resection in adult choroid plexus papillomas.

J Clin Neurosci 2013 Jun 25;20(6):808-12. Epub 2013 Apr 25.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA.

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June 2013

Surgical outcomes in choroid plexus papillomas: an institutional experience.

J Neurooncol 2013 May 7;113(1):117-25. Epub 2013 Mar 7.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA.

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May 2013

Overexpression of calcium-permeable glutamate receptors in glioblastoma derived brain tumor initiating cells.

PLoS One 2012 23;7(10):e47846. Epub 2012 Oct 23.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, United States of America.

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April 2013

Multidisciplinary care of patients with brain tumors.

Surg Oncol Clin N Am 2013 Apr 10;22(2):161-78. Epub 2013 Jan 10.

Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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April 2013

Choroid plexus papillomas: advances in molecular biology and understanding of tumorigenesis.

Neuro Oncol 2013 Mar 21;15(3):255-67. Epub 2012 Nov 21.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94117, USA.

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March 2013

Prognosis by tumor location for pediatric spinal cord ependymomas.

J Neurosurg Pediatr 2013 Mar 21;11(3):282-8. Epub 2012 Dec 21.

Departments of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA.

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March 2013

Prognosis by tumor location in adults with spinal ependymomas.

J Neurosurg Spine 2013 Mar 11;18(3):226-35. Epub 2013 Jan 11.

Departments of Neurological Surgery, University of California, SanFrancisco, CA 94117 USA.

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March 2013

A systematic review of the results of surgery and radiotherapy on tumor control for pediatric craniopharyngioma.

Childs Nerv Syst 2013 Feb 23;29(2):231-8. Epub 2012 Oct 23.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA.

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February 2013

Adjuvant radiotherapy delays recurrence following subtotal resection of spinal cord ependymomas.

Neuro Oncol 2013 Feb 9;15(2):208-15. Epub 2012 Dec 9.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA.

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February 2013

The prognostic implications of Hyam's subtype for patients with Kadish stage C esthesioneuroblastoma.

J Clin Neurosci 2013 Feb 21;20(2):281-6. Epub 2012 Dec 21.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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February 2013

A spheroid weighted-axis converter of vestibular schwannoma size: maximum diameter and cisternal volume.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2013 Jan 5;148(1):108-14. Epub 2012 Sep 5.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94115, USA.

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January 2013

MIB-1 labeling index predicts recurrence in intraventricular central neurocytomas.

J Clin Neurosci 2013 Jan 5;20(1):89-93. Epub 2012 Nov 5.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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January 2013

Skull base chondrosarcoma: evidence-based treatment paradigms.

Neurosurg Clin N Am 2013 Jan;24(1):89-96

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143-0112, USA.

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January 2013

Management of vestibular schwannoma: focus on vertigo.

CNS Oncol 2013 Jan;2(1):99-104

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room L-08 (Box 0226), San Francisco, CA 94143-0226, USA.

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January 2013

Impact of extent of resection for recurrent glioblastoma on overall survival: clinical article.

J Neurosurg 2012 Dec 5;117(6):1032-8. Epub 2012 Oct 5.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143-0112, USA.

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December 2012

Treatment-related morbidity and the management of pediatric craniopharyngioma: a systematic review.

J Neurosurg Pediatr 2012 Oct 24;10(4):293-301. Epub 2012 Aug 24.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143-0112, USA.

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October 2012

Intraoperative neuromonitoring techniques in the surgical management of acoustic neuromas.

Neurosurg Focus 2012 Sep;33(3):E6

Department of Neurosurgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1761, USA.

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September 2012

Neuroanatomical correlation of the House-Brackmann grading system in the microsurgical treatment of vestibular schwannoma.

Neurosurg Focus 2012 Sep;33(3):E7

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94117, USA.

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September 2012

Association of morbidity with extent of resection and cavernous sinus invasion in sphenoid wing meningiomas.

J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 2012 Feb;73(1):76-83

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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February 2012